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Manor House, Winton
Manor House
Winton Manor
Winton School
locality:-   Winton
civil parish:-   Winton (formerly Westmorland)
county:-   Cumbria
locality type:-   buildings
locality type:-   school (ex) 
coordinates:-   NY78411058
1Km square:-   NY7810
10Km square:-   NY71

BLW92.jpg (taken 21.4.2006)  
BLW93.jpg  Date stone:-
"17 DM 26" (taken 21.4.2006)  

evidence:-   old map:- OS County Series (Wmd 23 7) 
placename:-  Manor House
source data:-   Maps, County Series maps of Great Britain, scales 6 and 25 inches to 1 mile, published by the Ordnance Survey, Southampton, Hampshire, from about 1863 to 1948.

evidence:-   probably old map:- Jefferys 1770 (Wmd) 
source data:-   Map, 4 sheets, The County of Westmoreland, scale 1 inch to 1 mile, surveyed 1768, and engraved and published by Thomas Jefferys, London, 1770.
"Monkhouse Esqr."
item:-  National Library of Scotland : EME.s.47
Image © National Library of Scotland

evidence:-   database:- Listed Buildings 2010
placename:-  Manor House
item:-  date stone (1726)
source data:-  
courtesy of English Heritage
"MANOR HOUSE / / / WINTON / EDEN / CUMBRIA / II[star] / 73424 / NY7841110607"

BTV64.jpg  Advertisment for the school - no holidays!
(taken 24.12.2010)  courtesy of the Bay Horse.

The three storey manor house in the middle of the village, built 1726, was once a boys school. Boys were treated as prisoners; not allowed home till their education was complete, for fear they'd tell how nasty the school was.

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